Senior Management

Karen Dalkie | Director, International Partnerships

Karen Dalkie joined Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) in 1998 and over nearly two decades she has held numerous positions in the areas of scholarship management, peace education, technical-assistance capacity-building and most recently, strategic development. She is currently responsible for leading the development of innovative new collaboration models with international partners and CBIE member institutions and overseeing CBIE’s administration of the Government of Canada’s International Scholarship Program.

Ms. Dalkie has a strong command of French, Spanish, Russian and Ukrainian and has worked extensively across the former Soviet Union, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean.

Ms. Dalkie received her MA in International Affairs from the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs at Carleton University and her BA in History and Russian from the University of Manitoba. She also studied in Moscow at the Moscow State Pedagogical University and possesses a Certificate of Teaching English Language Certificate from Carleton University.